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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 563941, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/563941
Research Article

Codesign of Beam Pattern and Sparse Frequency Waveforms for MIMO Radar

1School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing 100191, China
2Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
3Temasek Laboratories, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 117411

Received 17 January 2015; Accepted 8 March 2015

Academic Editor: Giuseppe Castaldi

Copyright © 2015 Chaoyun Mai et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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